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Allergy & Anaphylaxis Workshops

allergy&anaphylaxislogoThe Australian Camps Association, together with Allergy and Anaphylaxis Australia, will be presenting two full day workshops on this very relevant topic to all camps and activity providers.

The day will include:

  • An overview of the National allergy Strategy, released in 2015.
  • The very latest information on:
    • food and insect allergy and the risk of anaphylaxis,
    • signs and symptoms of an allergic reaction,
    • treatment
    • following the ASCIA Action Plan,
  • administration of the EpiPen,
  • case studies, including sharing of coronial inquest findings

Plus

What this all means to camps-

  1. Food service
  2. Information expectations to and from camps
  3. State specific legislation and guidelines applicable to camps
  4. Managing food requirements vs food preferences
  5. Developing and implementing Policies and Procedures
  6. Further resources and training for staff
  7. Opportunity for operators to share common experiences in a forum setting.

A certificate of attendance will be issued through Allergy and Anaphylaxis Australia.

WORKSHOP DETAILS:

VICTORIA:
Date: 19 July 2016
Venue: Melbourne Discovery, 167 Franklin St, Melbourne, VIC 3000 Australia.
Pricing as mentioned below.

**BOOKINGS FOR VIC WORKSHOP DUE BY 4th JULY 2016**

NEW SOUTH WALES:
Date: 18 August 2016
Venue: Sydney Olympic Park, 1 Jamieson St, Newington Armory, Sydney Olympic Park NSW 2127.

Pricing (all prices include GST):
ACA Member: $220
Affiliate*: $275
Non Member/General Public: $330
*Affiliate includes members of ORIC, QORF, CVA, Outdoors WA, Outdoors SA, Outdoors VIC.

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For more information and to return booking forms, please contact Jessica Hough via email.